Jaime Santos-Reyes

National Polytechnic Institute

Jaime Santos-Reyes is a lecturer at the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN), Mexico, whose main research interests are safety management systems, technological & natural disaster risk, accident analysis, and systems' failure in general. He obtained a PhD from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, in 2001. His internationally recognized papers have been listed for several years, within the TOP25 Hottest Articles. He (together with a multidisciplinary team) is conducting research on seismic risk and technological risk perception. He has created a research group called: Safety, Risk, Accident & Reliability Analysis - (SARACS) with the aim to conduct multidisciplinary research on system's failure in general.

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This book is a collection of scientific papers on earthquake preparedness, vulnerability, resilience, and risk assessment. Using case studies from various countries, chapters cover topics ranging from early warning systems and risk perception to long-term effects of earthquakes on vulnerable communities and the science of seismology, among others. This volume is a valuable resource for researchers, students, non-governmental organizations, and key decision-makers involved in earthquake disaster management systems at national, regional, and local levels.

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